By Marcia Landy
the tale of Christina, the seventeenth-century queen of Sweden compelled to choose from her inner most and public existence, used to be ultimate to Garbo's snapshot. certainly, Christina's eventual abdication was once uncannily prophetic of Garbo's unexpected withdrawal from the cinema in simple terms 8 years after this film.
The function referred to as for the expression of an excessive eroticism, and the mysteriously compelling sexuality maintains to fascinate either female and male audiences. Marcia Landy and Amy Villarejo discover this with nice subtlety, displaying the ways that strength and gender impose contradictory pressures.
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